Episode 29 - An interview with Beathe Ogard, President of SAIH - Social Media Guidelines


This week on The Philanthropy Podcast, Beathe Ogard, President of Studentenes og Akademikernes Internasjonale Hjelpefond (Norwegian Students' and Academics' International Assistance Fund) or SAIH shares with us SAIH's newest social media guidelines for volunteers and travelers as well as some background on SAIH's efforts to raise awareness of stereotypical representations of the beneficiaries of nonprofits and aid organizations worldwide. SAIH's past successes include Africa for Norway and the RadiAid awards. This episode features essential considerations for any nonprofit in their marketing efforts and ideas that are important for all nonprofit employees, board members, and volunteers to consider in how the represent and speak about their program beneficiaries and partners.


This week, I encourage you to share examples of organizations you feel follow these concepts and ideals well with me and our other listeners on Twitter at @PhilanthropyPod and using #goodpartners for easy searching, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/thephilanthropypodcast or at our LinkedIn Group in the postings for this week's episode.


Links in this week's episode:

SAIH Social Media Guidelines

Norwegian Students' and Academics' International Assistance Fund (SAIH)

SAIH (Facebook)

SAIH (Twitter)

SAIH (Youtube)

RadiAid Awards

RadiAid Awards (Twitter)

Africa for Norway (Video)

Original BandAid (Video)